February 02, 2013
"Don't Photoshop Me, Bro!", Shooting Yourself in the Foot Edition
They just can't stop themselves, can they? Via Patterico:
The White House warns you not to Photoshop [the official Obama skeet shooting] photo.
...Here is the dire pronouncement:“This official White House photograph is being made available only for publication by news organizations and/or for personal use printing by the subject(s) of the photograph. The photograph may not be manipulated in any way and may not be used in commercial or political materials, advertisements, emails, products, promotions that in any way suggests approval or endorsement of the President, the First Family, or the White House.”
...The way I look at it, you have a patriotic duty to Photoshop this image — and I have a patriotic duty to publish your Photoshop.
Never let it be said of the Editorial Staff that we failed in our patriotic duty:
Doug Ross has a number of patriotic offerings. Our current fave:
If you're feeling patriotic too, send your entries to Patterico. It's the right thing to do.
Update: William Teach went there....
Posted by Cassandra at February 2, 2013 11:37 AM
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Posted by: TMI at February 5, 2013 12:55 PM
Oh.My.Goddess. Those are SO much better than my lame efforts! Thanks so much for the laugh!
Posted by: Cass at February 5, 2013 02:19 PM